Seeking a Full time or Part-time postdoctoral research fellow with experience
in implementation science and/or qualitative research skills.
Salary Package: From $97,621 to $104,622 (Level A) plus 17%
superannuation and annual leave loading
Appointment Type: Full time or Part time, two year appointment
Macquarie University (North Ryde) location
The Centre is seeking a Postdoctoral Research Fellow with a background in
implementation science and/or qualitative research skills within a health-
related field such as, health services research medicine, medical humanities,
The successful candidate will work closely with senior researchers from the
Australian Institute of Health Innovation Institute (AIHI) and the Centre
for Healthcare Resilience and Implementation Science (CHRIS), building a
portfolio of research relating to the development and implementation of
innovative tools for melanoma and non-melanoma cancers. They will undertake
literature reviews, conduct interviews, and write publications, while also
presenting study outputs and liaising with leading academics in the field.
You will be an enthusiastic researcher with an understanding of implementation
science and how to apply qualitative research to health services questions.
You will enjoy working both independently and as part of a team and will be
able and willing to take part in team activities such as group analysis work.
You will have excellent time-management skills, being able to meet tight
deadlines, prioritising work accordingly and adapt workloads as necessary.
Previous experience in cancer research is desirable but not necessary.
The Centre for Healthcare Resilience and Implementation Science ( CHRIS)
is part of the Australian Institute of Health Innovation within the Faculty of
Medicine and Health Science and, has a successful track record of undertaking
research and evaluation projects on health sector issues since 1991. Its core
interest is to investigate issues of policy, governance and leadership in the
health sector. It is involved in conducting original research into clinical
governance issues, providing a scholarly capability by which to evaluate
health sector policies, programs and projects, and contributing to
undergraduate medical, postgraduate health services management, and public
health and doctoral education.
The Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences is ambitiously pushing the
boundaries of progressive thinking and challenging what's possible to solve
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To be considered for this position applications are asked to provide a cover
letter addressing the selection criteria below and attach their curriculum
vitae as part of the application process.
A PhD or equivalent in a relevant health-related discipline (e.g. health
services research, implementation science, medical sciences, sociology,
medical anthropology, psychology)
Experience of successfully applying qualitative methods to healthcare data
An understanding of implementation science
Ability to conduct literature searches
An ability to collect and analyse qualitative data
Experience with the preparation of manuscripts for publication
Organisation skills such as in coordinating project meetings, planning
research projects and meeting deadlines
An ability to work with a range of stakeholders across healthcare
including clinicians, patients and consumers etc.
Demonstrated ability to prioritise different work demands, and multi-task
Demonstrable research track record
Please note: Applications for this position are only being accepted from
Australian citizens or permanent residents or people currently residing in
Australia with full working rights.
Specific Role Enquiries: Dr Louise Ellis, Centre for Healthcare
Resilience and Implementation Science, Australian Institute of Health
Innovation at firstname.lastname@example.org
General Enquiries : email@example.com
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